December 7th, 2017
1 hr 3 mins
#metoo, franken, pence, trump, twitter
Dr. Thomas Whitley and The Rev. Sam Harrelson discuss the #metoo Revolution, amplifying voices, and whether anything is worth trading your integrity.
November 28th, 2017
59 mins 3 secs
bible, canon, new testament, old testament, trump
Dr. Thomas Whitley and the Rev. Sam Harrelson discuss Black Friday, gaming, moral questions, Evangelical strawmen, and complicity.
November 16th, 2017
47 mins 41 secs
bible, canon, jesus, joseph, mary, new testament, old testament
Dr. Thomas Whitley and the Rev. Sam Harrelson are joined by Prof. Chris Frilingos to discuss his book "Jesus, Mary, and Joseph: Family Trouble in the Infancy Gospels" and why the Infancy Gospel of Thomas and Proto-Gospel of James are so important for contemporary audiences.
November 9th, 2017 | 58 mins 43 secs
Dr. Thomas Whitley and Rev. Sam Harrelson watch election returns together, discuss the act of choosing, and consider the role of our national patience.
November 3rd, 2017 | 1 hr 52 secs
Sam is joined by The Rev. Merianna Neely Harrelson to discuss beards, doubt, faith, securing your spot in The Good Place or The Bad Place, ethics and eschatology, rededicating your life, and salvation bracelets.
October 26th, 2017 | 53 mins 52 secs
Dr. Thomas Whitley and Rev. Sam Harrelson discuss the iPhone X, Airpods and Mods, prepping for the coming apocalypses, Heaven's Gate, and the theologies of nativism.
October 19th, 2017
50 mins 48 secs
aquinas, constantinople, dark ages, facebook, moscow, muslims, norway, rome, vikings
Dr. Thomas Whitley and Rev. Sam Harrelson discuss anniversaries and birthdays in the Facebook age, whether the Vikings referenced Allah in their gear, and why "The Dark Ages" is such a troublesome concept (and why we're currently in the midst of The Digital Dark Age).
October 10th, 2017
54 mins 52 secs
bible, canon, new testament, old testament
Dr. Thomas Whitley and Rev. Sam Harrelson discuss the rental economy and answer listener questions.
October 6th, 2017
54 mins 21 secs
android, apple watch, daniel, esther, google pixel, gospel of thomas, gospels, hosea, iphone, iphone 8, iphone x, james, jesus, job, mark, matthew, paul, revelation, romans
Dr. Thomas Whitley and Rev. Sam Harrelson talk about phone problems and promises, Thomas' new home, and the finale of the First Thinking Religion Bible Bracket Challenge Extravaganza.
Bronze: 1 Samuel